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One fatally stabbed, one hurt in Kentwood

The suspect has been identified and charged with homicide and carrying a dangerous weapon with unlawful intent. His bond has been set at $1 million.
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KENTWOOD, Mich. — UPDATE 9/30/21: Kentwood police have identified the victim in the stabbing as 19-year-old Jacorion Randell White.

The suspect has been identified as 19-year-old Paris Louis Lane. Lane has been charged with homicide and carrying a dangerous weapon with unlawful intent. His bond has been set at $1 million and a preliminary examination hearing will be scheduled in the upcoming weeks.

ORIGINAL STORY:

A person was fatally stabbed and another person was injured in Kentwood Tuesday afternoon, police said. 

Around 2:32 p.m., Kentwood Police Department responded to the 4700 block of Eastern Avenue. Witnesses said an altercation broke out inside an apartment.

One person was stabbed and died at the scene. Another person suffered non-life-threatening injuries to their arms.

The suspect ran north from the apartment, witnesses said. Police found a person shortly after that matches the witness’ description in the 4600 block of Eastern Avenue. They are currently in custody.

Police say there is no danger to the public at the time.

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